The National Common Entrance Examination for admission into Junior Secondary School (JSS 1) of Federal Government Unity Colleges for 2019 will be held throughout the Country on Saturday 13th April 2019.

NCEE Registration Eligibility.
Final year Pupils of Primary Schools who shall NOT be less than 10 years or more than 13 years by September, 2019.

How to Apply for National Common Entrance Examination Online.
Parents/Guardians are to pay the registration fee of 2,500 Naira before they can register their candidate .

In order to register  candidate(s) for NCEE, Parents/ Guardians must:


  1. Go to ncee.neco.gov.ng
  2. Create an online account
  3. Activate the account
  4. Make payment
  5. Register candidate(s)
  6. Print photo card


The diagram below shows the flow of the registration procedure.




common entrance registration flow

Note: Each centre has a maximum of 250 candidates. Once the centre is full, you can no longer select that centre.

Structure of National Common Entrance Examination.
The examination will consist of the following:

PAPER I

Part A – Mathematics and General Science
Part B – Quantitative and Vocational Aptitude

PAPER II

Part A – English and Social Studies
Part B – Verbal Aptitude


CLOSING DATE FOR REGISTRATION: The website will be closed 12.00 midnight of Wednesday 10th April 2019, with no further access to it.